Project Management

Course code 71353

This course is a management oriented course and is cross-disciplinary. It is for students who wish to manage projects in the business, management, construction and the Information Technology environments. The course will enable students to propose, plan and control all aspects of a project from proposal to completion. It will include contractual, financial, report generation, risk management, closing and review issues. The course will provide the skills to apply project management techniques and ideas as part of a process that is standard, repeatable, predictable and consistent.

For more information watch the course introduction video below.

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • Choose the qualification you will study the course under. See the Work towards tab below for qualification options.
  • Check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses tab on the qualification page.
  • Level 7  
    Credits 20 
  • Study type Trimester  
    EFTS 0.1667  
  • Availability
    2019 :  
    Trimester 1 enrol by 12 Feb 2019 to start 25 Feb 2019
    Trimester 2 enrol by 23 Jun 2019 to start 1 Jul 2019
  • Delivery type
    2019 :  
    Trimester 1 & 2 2019 Online only
  • Workload

    Allow approximately 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course. This may be higher around assessment due dates or exam time.

  • Fees
    2019 :  
    NZ students $730 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $2,254 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying  

Students who successfully complete this course will be able to

  • Develop a proposal for a medium-sized project.
  • Design a project plan.
  • Modify an existing project plan to reflect project changes.
  • Control the progress of a project.
  • Review the completed project.
  • Discuss project management issues as they relate to the field of the project.

Pre-enrolment information

Please download the following PDF to read important pre-enrolment information about this course.

Pre-enrolment information  (PDF 245KB. Opens in new window)


This course is 100% internally assessed

Other requirements

A working knowledge and access to a project management software package such as MS Project is required to complete this course.

Your course is delivered 100% online. To complete this course you will need access to a computer or device, broadband internet and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer/device or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol. 

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